Bizarre verbs

Subject: Bizarre verbs
From: Arlen -dot- P -dot- Walker -at- JCI -dot- COM
Date: Fri, 30 Aug 1996 06:47:00 -0600

I just ran across the verb "architecting" three times in this morning mail.
My stomach *still* hasn't settled back down. (Out of consideration for your
sensibilities, I left it out of the subject line.)

Can anyone offer a logical reason why this atrocity has been created?
Architects have been in business for centuries, and never felt that
"designing" was insufficient for their needs. Why do non-architects feel
the need to perpetrate something so hideous?

Have fun,
Arlen

arlen -dot- p -dot- walker -at- jci -dot- com
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